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  • Altium Designer

    Complete Environment for Schematic + Layout

  • CircuitStudio

    Entry Level, Professional PCB Design Tool

  • CircuitMaker

    Community Based PCB Design Tool


    Agile PCB Design For Teams

  • Altium 365

    Connecting PCB Design to the Manufacturing Floor

  • Ciiva

    Intelligent Parts Database for Achieving Realizable Design

  • Octopart

    Extensive, Easy-to-Use Component Database

  • PDN Analyzer

    Natural and Effortless Power Distribution Network Analysis

  • See All Extensions

    World-Renowned Technology for Embedded Systems Development

  • Live Courses

    Learn best practices with instructional training available worldwide

  • On-Demand Courses

    Gain comprehensive knowledge without leaving your home or office

  • Altium Designer 18

    The most powerful, modern and easy-to-use PCB design tool for professional use


    The Largest PCB Electronics Summit in the World

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      Our blog about things that interest us and hopefully you too

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      Information about participating in our Beta program and getting early access to Altium tools

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    • Documentation

      The documentation area is where you can find extensive, versioned information about our software online, for free.

    • Training & Events

      View the schedule and register for training events all around the world and online

    • Design Content

      Browse our vast library of free design content including components, templates and reference designs

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    • Video Library

      Quick and to-the-point video tutorials to get you started with Altium Designer


    Explore the available licensing options for Altium
    Designer to meet your unique design needs.

    Standalone License

    Ideal for a single workstation and solo designer. The standalone license requires no active internet connection. Once activated, this license type can be saved, copied, and backed-up as needed.

    Private License Server

    Easily share licenses inside your personal network with the Altium Private License Server. This license type is ideal for those who want the flexibility of accessing their licenses from multiple machines but are not able to connect to the Altium On-Demand license server.

    On-Demand License

    Take the busywork out of your life and let us manage your licenses with the Altium On-Demand License Server. This license type is ideal for design teams looking for the greatest degree of flexibility when working from multiple machines with an active internet connection.

    • Flexible Use and Roaming
      Use your licenses how you want and where you want, even offline.
    • Customizable Groups
      Quickly allocate licenses and usage based on specific roles or business units within your organization.
    • Real-Time Reporting
      Easily optimize license usage for your team with real-time reporting and metrics.

    Altium Designer provides a streamlined licensing system, enabling you to get licensed and up-and-running with your software in a timely and efficient manner. The system offers various licensing types to meet, and suit, your licensing needs.

    See Documentation For More Information About License Types

    Altium Designer Versions

    Altium Designer

    Provides unlimited access to Native 3D PCB design, front-end (SE) engineering design and manufacturing output capabilities.

    Altium Designer SE

    Provides access to a complete front-end schematic design capture and simulation solution for electronic design.

    Altium Designer Viewer

    Provides free viewing access to Altium Designer, allowing you to easily manage read-only access rights to design documentation.

    Licensing Geographic Scope

    Single Site

    Licensed for use at a single site defined by your shipping address.


    Licensed for use at multiple sites on a single continent (Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific excluding China).


    Licensed for use at multiple sites on multiple continents.